How corporate consolidation is breaking Maine’s economy


Corporate consolidation is suppressing wages, breaking supply chains and driving inflation. The result of unchecked monopolies is a more fragile economy and a less democratic society.

This was the key takeaway presented by Portland resident Stacy Mitchell at the 2023 Policy Insights Conference, a virtual forum hosted by the Maine Center for Economic Policy on Wednesday.

Click here to read the full story, first published March 23, 2023 in Beacon.